Black Nights Film Festival (PÖFF)

Estonia puiestee 9, Kesklinna linnaosa, Tallinn

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Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival aka PÖFF is an annual film festival held since 1997 in Tallinn, the capital city of Estonia.
PÖFF is the only A-category film festival in Northern Europe, sharing that status with some of the leading festivals in the world such as Berlin, Cannes, Venice, Locarno and San Sebastian. With over 500 films, short films and animations around 1400 attending film professionals and journalists and attendance of more than 90,000 PÖFF is the largest annual cultural event in Estonia.

Taking place concurrently with the main festival are two sub-festivals – PÖFF Shorts that screens short films and animations and youth and children's festival Just Film – and the audiovisual industry platform Industry@Tallinn & Baltic Event.

The team of Black Nights also organises three side-festivals:
- Tartu Love Film Festival Tartuff
- Haapsalu Horror and Fantasy Film Festival HÕFF
- Eastern Estonian film festival Kinoff that is dedicated to Russian-language cinema

Getting there
  • Signposted
  • Sealed access road
  • By public transport
  • By car
Stops nearby
Bus: Hobujaama
Tram: Hobujaama
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